Slant Six Games

MAG and SOCOM: Confrontation shutting down, SOCOM 4 losing online features in January

Come January 28, 2014, the SOCOM series will essentially be over as Sony will be shutting down online functionality for Slant Six’s SOCOM Confrontation and Zipper’s SOCOM 4, both of which were PS3 games and the last of the series to have servers running. Furthermore, Zipper’s MAG, the online FPS that supported 256-player battles, is […]

7 years ago

Slant Six Games headlines

  • Medal of Honor: PS Vita game outed by concept art

    Medal of Honor was getting the PS Vita treatment over at Resident Evil: Operation Raccoon City studio Slant Six, according to concept art listed by a former employee.

    7 years ago
  • Operation Racoon City dev issues temporary lay-offs

    Resident Evil: Operation Racoon City and Galactic Reign developer Slant Six Games has issued another round of temporary lay-offs with the intention to rehire all staff.

    7 years ago
  • Star Wars: Battlefront Online concept art emerges

    Siliconera has dug up a bunch of concept art for something called Battlefront Online. The site claims Slant Six was working on the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 game in 2010, but it was cancelled before announcement; contemporary rumours told the same story. There are no further details on the lost project, which is distinct […]

    7 years ago
  • Resident Evil: Operation Racoon City patched

    Just a minor heads up that Slant Six released a title update for Resident Evil: Operation Racoon City late last week. On its own it’s not hellishly interesting but the patch comes just as the developer confirmed significant temporary lay-offs – which may suggest the patch was the final contractual obligation between Slant Six and […]

    8 years ago
  • Operation Racoon City developer cuts staff by 25%

    Slant Six Games has laid off a quarter of its total work force, although the developer hopes to re-hire the affected staffers.

    8 years ago
  • Free Operation Raccoon City DLC stars Jill Valentine

    Note sure whether Operation Raccoon City’s multiplayer squad stylings can ease the Resident Evil ache in your heart? Jill’s in it. Sold.

    8 years ago
  • Resident Evil: Operation Raccoon City gets 20-minute gameplay video

    GameSpot’s gone live with a near-20 minute gameplay session of Resident Evil: Operation Racoon City. The Slant Six tactical third-person shooter’s gone a bit under the radar of late, so here’s your fill, RE fans. The game’s out in the UK on March 23, 2012 for PS3 and 360, with a date TBC for the […]

    8 years ago
  • Report - Resident Evil: Racoon City announced in US OXM

    According to a StickSkills report, former SOCOM developer Slant Six’s much speculated Resident Evil effort has been unveiled in the latest edition of Official Xbox Magazine in the US.

    9 years ago
  • Rumour - SOCOM: Confrontation devs working on Battlefront Online

    SOCOM: Confrontation developers Slant Six Games are working on a new Battlefront game with LucasArts, known thus far as Battlefront Online.

    10 years ago
  • SOCOM: Confrontation 1.30 update released

    The official SOCOM sitehas revealed that the 1.30 update has been approved and should have gone live at around 10am this morning. The update fixes over 100 issues and promises that “framerate/lag hitches fixed and many gameplay issues resolved.” So there you have it. By Mike Bowden

    11 years ago
  • SOCOM Confrontation to be available to download from Euro PSN on Feb 5

    According to a Sony Europe PSN release schedule obtained by, SOCOM Confrontation will be available to download from PlayStation Network on the 5th of February. The much sort after shooter slipped to “early 2009” back in November. No price is forthcoming at this time. We can only assume that a boxed version of the […]

    11 years ago